saltator

noun
sal·​ta·​tor | \ salˈtātə(r), sȯl-\

Definition of saltator

1 capitalized : a large genus of Neotropical birds of relatively large size and plain coloration that are classified with either the finches or the tanagers
2 plural -s : any bird of the genus Saltator

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History and Etymology for saltator

New Latin, from Latin saltator dancer, from saltatus + -or

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